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Don to the Danube - 8/3/2012 7:02:25 PM   

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RE: Don to the Danube - 8/3/2012 8:52:06 PM   

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Does Don to the Danube really have two week turns?

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RE: Don to the Danube - 8/4/2012 1:37:41 AM   


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Turns are one week as in the original game.


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RE: Don to the Danube - 8/4/2012 12:19:11 PM   


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Easy to read and agree with. Simple error on 2-week turns/1-week turns doesn't change findings. Must say that fans of WitE can accept and may apreciate the details, but there are many gamers out there that might want a simpler interface and quicker play.

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RE: Don to the Danube - 8/5/2012 9:07:38 PM   
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Bismark -

Thank You for the link to your review. It confirmed my desire to purchase the Don to the Danube expansion.

While I am still very much addicted to WitP AE, I am beginning to allot time to learn or play other games. WitE is at the top of the list. Bought it last Christmas, read the rules - then on hold because of AE.

Am off for a few days, so currently rereading the rules and hope to play today.

While very detailed in it's own way, WitE's one week turns are a nice change of pace from the AE highly detailed one day turns (which I thoroughly enjoy... <grin>).

Your review was well written and informative, Sir!


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RE: Don to the Danube - 8/5/2012 9:09:39 PM   

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Just to be clear, I wasn't trying to nitpick the author - just clarifying an important point. One week turns on an IGOUGO system are hard enough, two week turns would be impossible!!

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